Michael Carrick

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Michael Carrick (born 28 July 1981) is an English professional football manager and former player who most recently served as the caretaker manager of Manchester United. He is one of the most decorated English footballers of all time and is best known for his 12-year playing career with Manchester United, whom he also captained. Carrick was a central midfielder, but he was used as an emergency centre-back under Alex Ferguson, David Moyes, Louis van Gaal and José Mourinho. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Carrick has received more than 3,821,615 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Carrick is the 1,046th most popular soccer player (up from 2,282nd in 2019), the 2,249th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,253rd in 2019) and the 49th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Michael Carrick ranks 1,046 out of 16,880Before him are Mario Evaristo, Baltazar Maria de Morais Júnior, Roy Keane, Mário Jardel, Pietro Vierchowod, and Takeo Takahashi. After him are Néstor Combin, Silvio Marzolini, Rio Ferdinand, Ivan Perišić, Karel Poborský, and Dušan Uhrin.

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Among people born in 1981, Michael Carrick ranks 38Before him are Maicon Sisenando, Hayden Christensen, Bryce Dallas Howard, Song Hye-kyo, Floor Jansen, and Nayib Bukele. After him are Ben Barnes, Milan Baroš, Maxwell, Lee Dong-wook, Sienna Miller, and Simon Ammann.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Carrick ranks 2,249 out of 7,765Before him are Llywelyn the Great (1173), George Mary Searle (1839), Claude Rains (1889), Dionysios Kasdaglis (1872), Anthony Horowitz (1955), and Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury (1563). After him are Æthelbald of Mercia (null), Frank Bridge (1879), Ernst Wilhelm Bohle (1903), Rio Ferdinand (1978), Asma al-Assad (1975), and George Cruikshank (1792).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Michael Carrick ranks 49Before him are Billy Wright (1924), Gordon Milne (1937), Jimmy Savile (1926), Peter Crouch (1981), Tommy Taylor (1932), and Herbert Chapman (1878). After him are Rio Ferdinand (1978), Jamie Vardy (1987), Dennis Viollet (1933), John Terry (1980), Sol Campbell (1974), and Jock Stein (1922).

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